Information and lectures on global health

On this page we will gather information that are connected to the medical issues for doctors that are interested to read some further information. If you want to share something interesting with your colleagues you are welcome to send papers or other information, maybe links to other websites, etc, to the office and we will post them.

A link (in Swedish) regarding familyplanning and its linkage to premature delivery:

A link to an ongoing dicussion in Kenya regarding brucellosis:

MSF Clinical guidlines:

MSF Clinical Guidelines English
MSF Essential Drugs-English

Clincal guidelines and other documents from Kenya:

Clinical guidelines Vol I Final
Clinical Guidelines Vol II Final
Clinical Guidelines Vol III Final

Kenya Essential list of drugs 2007


WDF09-436 National Clinical Guidelines for Management of Diabetes Melitus – Complete

Kenya Strategy for NCDs

STI Guidelines_Kenya 2018

Föreläsningar från Läkarmötet 2019

FGM Läkarmötet 2019
Läkarmöte – Rättighetsbaserat arbete 2019-04-06
Mentorskap i NorthPokot
Personsäkerhet vid resor JW
Quick run bag
In Case of Emergency (ICE) i mobilen
SRA Riskreducerande åtgärde läkarmötet 2019

Föreläsningar från Läkarmötet 2018

Föreläsning Cecilia Magnusson Antibiotkaresistens 2018

Föresläsning Bo-Erik Malmvall Malaria 2018

Slemhinneförändringar i munhålan, Powerpointen som presenterades av Wivi-Anne Andersson, här i PDF format: Wivi-Anne Andersson

föreläsning Maria Karlsson Kulturkrockar och kulturmöten – Läkarbanken

Två böcker som rekommenderas av föreläsaren Maria Bradley om hudsjukdomar på mörk hud:

  • Dermatology Atlas for Skin of Color 2014th Edition
    by Diane Jackson-Richards (Editor), Amit G. Pandya (Editor)
    ISBN-13: 978-3642544453
    ISBN-10: 3642544452

Ännu bättre är nedan men vet att den kan vara lite svårare att få tag på

  • African Dermatology Handbook Paperback – 2014
    by Kassahun Bilcha MD (Author), Scott Norton MD. MPH (Author)

Information from the Doctors’ Meeting 2017 – Primary Health Care

People’s Movements against Alcohol Abuse
Primary Health Care Jan. 2017
Child Health in LIC Feb 2017
Tuberculosis Sept 2016
HIV prevention Evidence Sept 2016
Practical tips March. 2017

Icke smittsamma sjukdomar Perk Läkarbanken

Information from the Doctors´ Meeting 2016 – Child Health

Agriculture and Health Oct. 2015
Child Health in LIC Feb. 2016
Malaria March 2016
Malnutrition.sept. 2015
Maternal Health EmergencyNutrition in LIC 2015
Poverty and Health Sept. 2015
Practical tips Latest Jan. 2016
Primary Health Care Jan. 2016

Information regarding tropical skin conditions:

Föreläsning av Gunnar Holmgren: Tropical skin conditions

To see photos of the different conditions, you can go to a power point presentation that is located in Dropbox: Click here

The Indexlist of the photos your find here: Index of pictures Tropical Skin conditions


A master paper regarding diagnosing malaria in resource limited settings, why and how? Plasmodium falciparum malaria in western Kenya

Diagnosing malaria in resource limited settings


Report regarding Antimicrobial Resistance from WHO:

Antimicrobial resistance WHO report summary
Antimicrobial resistance WHO report full report

Childhood diseases

The latest Chart booklet on Integrated Management of Childhood Illnesses:
IMCI Chartbook_eng

Practical tips – Gunnar Holmgren

Papers presented at the Doctor’s meeting 2014, Gunnar Holmgren:
Staircase diagnostics
Staircase pharmaceuticals
Practical tips 2015 Total light

Family planning

Two papers one regarding family planning and one on contraceptives and HIV has been sent in by two different doctors:

Family planning versus contraception What is in the name PIIS2214109X13701773 (2)



A good E-book on Neurology in Africa written by William Howlett can be down loaded free from the internet:


We have reiceved three power point lectures from Rotary Doctors Netherlands that might be interesting to look at since it isabout different tropical diseases or other related issues.

A child with high fever and pain

Podoconiosis – power point presentation.
PODOCONIOSIS treatment protocol

Dermatologi i tropikerna (Dutch)